International folk puppet festival Lahore 2011
LAHORE: A week long International Folk Puppet Festival to mark `World Puppet Day‘ will begin here on Monday (March 21).
Arrangements to celebrate this mega event with befitting manner have also been finalized, said Director, Rafi Peer Theater, Faizan Peerzada, here Sunday.
He said, about 1500 children of different schools of the city will participate in the inaugural ceremony. He said that ten foreign puppeteers from India, Norway and Sri Lanka and local puppeteers would participate in the festival.
He further said the festival include puppet performances, puppet’s display, performances by International puppeteers, exhibition of folk puppets at the museum of puppetry which is located inside the Cultural Center, food stalls and other activities.